Urban Zen Program Engages Kendal at Granville Residents

Jul 05, 2017

July 5, 2017—Essential oils, gentle touch and mindful breathing are bringing comfort and healing to residents and staff at Kendal at Granville. “At first, everybody was skeptical,” Director of Nursing Krystal Etters says about the Urban Zen program. A woman trained in the gentle healing therapies of essential oils, yoga and Reiki was hired to […]

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Kendal at Granville residents help Denison University students with study

Apr 19, 2016

A biology class at Denison University brought in residents from Kendal at Granville to learn more about the human life cycle and to review learnings together. To learn more, click the link below: http://denison.edu/academics/biology/whats-happening/the-human-life-cycle

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Resident featured in Columbus Dispatch story

Mar 04, 2016

The Columbus Dispatch interviewed Dr. John Weigand and our resident, Harriett Stone, to discuss the impact of canine companionship at communities like Kendal at Granville. To see the interview click here.

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Kendal to Host Intergenerational Webcast May 28

May 18, 2015

Kendal is partnering with its local PBS-TV station in Philadelphia to webcast live, intergenerational discussions about the four themes of the upcoming White House Conference on Aging: retirement security, healthy aging, long-term services and supports, and elder justice. In addition to WHYY, the 2015 White House Conference on Aging and Next Avenue are jointly sponsoring […]

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Staff show their support for The American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women Day

Feb 09, 2015

Kendal at Granville employees donned red T-shirts Friday, Feb. 6, to show their support for The American Heart Association’s  Go Red for Women Day initiative. When it comes to beating heart disease and stroke, change can be the cure. To save lives and raise awareness of this serious issue, the American Heart Association launched Go […]

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Kendal at Granville launches Institute on Community Engagement

Jan 16, 2015

On Jan. 21, 2015, Kendal at Granville residents will formally launch the Kendal Institute on Community Engagement to help older adults in the region become involved in more volunteer and recreational activities. Late last year, Kendal Charitable Funds gave Kendal at Granville residents a grant to kick-start their Community Engagement Initiative. In a letter to […]

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Kendal at Granville Awarded Highest Honors for Resident Satisfaction

Jul 18, 2014

Holleran Consulting, a firm that specializes in conducting resident satisfaction surveys for CCRCs, has awarded Kendal at Granville its Highest Honors “in recognition of … outstanding efforts in providing the highest levels of service to [its] residents.” Holleran’s award citation congratulates Kendal at Granville for “achieving scores that exceed the 90th percentile and are significantly […]

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Kendal at Granville scores high in state surveys

Mar 04, 2014

The Ohio Department of Aging released statewide survey results on Monday, March 3, including the 12 nursing homes in Licking County. The ODA also released survey results for assisted-living facilities, including six in the county. Kendal At Granville scored 96.12 on the nursing home survey, 14th best in Ohio, and scored 98.89 on the assisted-living […]

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Resident artists featured in news story

Feb 04, 2014

“Age not a barrier for artists” is the headline on a news story about artists at Kendal at Granville, who have just organized their second Residents of Kendal Art Exhibit. The news story notes that: “Having organized their second Residents of Kendal Art Exhibit, open to the public from Feb. 3 through March 30, the […]

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Phase II expansion opens

Nov 15, 2012

Just eight years after opening its doors, Kendal at Granville has completed a $13 million expansion adding 24 new residences and doubling the size of the continuing care retirement community’s health center. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and dedication of the Phase II expansion spaces was held on Friday, June 28, in conjunction with the community’s celebration […]

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